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Most reported Suzuki problems

 

Verified for the Suzuki X-90

Our technicians tell us the transfer case binds if driven on dry roads in 4WD mode, this may result in damage to the transfer case.

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Verified for the Suzuki X-90

The T-top mechanism may jam or not operate properly requiring replacement of the locking mechanism.

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Reported by Jsumba and 1 other for the Suzuki Reno

Transmission is failing to shift betw. 3 and 4 gear, engine light is on and the dtc is P0783. Now I took the car with me to S. America before this and now no one knows here what to do....

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Verified for the Suzuki Forenza

A hard starting condition may be due to low fuel pressure. Our technicians tell us the powertrain control module (PCM) should energize the fuel pump for 2 seconds when the ignition is turned on in order to properly pressurize the fuel system. Correcting this condition may require updating the PCM software.

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Verified for the Suzuki Esteem

Our technicians tell us these vehicles are sensitive to fuel quality. Using fuel of marginal quality can result in illumination of the Check Engine Light with misfire or oxygen sensor fault codes stored.

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Verified for the Suzuki Reno

A rough idle, high idle, or stalling condition may develop. Our technicians tell us updating the powertrain control module (PCM) software can correct these issues.

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Verified for the Suzuki Samurai

A rattle or vibration type noise from the center section exhaust heat shield may be noted on acceleration. A revised heat shield is available to correct this concern.

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Verified for the Suzuki Samurai

Manual transmissions may develop a noise when reverse gear is used. Our technicians tell us revised reverse gear components are available to correct this concern.

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Verified for the Suzuki Sidekick

Manual transmissions may develop a noise when reverse gear is used. Our technicians tell us revised reverse gear components are available to correct this concern.

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Verified for the Suzuki Vitara

The engine may be difficult to start in cold weather or at high altitude. Our technicians tell us there is a powertrain control module (PCM) software up grade which may help with these issues.

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Verified for the Suzuki Grand Vitara

A harsh downshift from the automatic transmission my be noted on deceleration. Updating the transmission control module (TCM) software may correct this concern. Software revisions are commonly most helpful on newer vehicles. once the mileage builds up a worn component could cause similar problems. Whenever major transmission work in performed, the transmission software should be updated as necessary.

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Reported by bear no. 88 for the Suzuki Grand Vitara

stuck in park. i was able to shift the car manually at the transmission. hit the release [ inside the console] and the lever moves but does not shift. can't find a manual for the car hope some one else has had the problem and can help.

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Verified for the Suzuki Vitara

The brake pedal may pulsate upon brake apply. The common causes are overheating from heavy braking an/or improper wheel torque. Our technicians tell us that brake pads and rotors should be replaced to correct this concern. Problems may arise from aftermarket rotors due to quality concerns. This applies to both front and rear disk brakes.

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Verified for the Suzuki Grand Vitara

The automatic transmission may not shift when cold due to debris on the output speed sensor. There is a revised output speed sensor and software update available which should correct this concern.

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Verified for the Suzuki Grand Vitara

The power steering may fail due to the drive belt coming off. This is commonly caused by a failed belt tensioner. Our technicians tell us a revised tensioner should be installed along with a new belt. Check with your local Suzuki dealer to see if the factory will pay for this repair.

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